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Title: Concrete Q&A: Epoxy-Coated Reinforcement and Cover Depth Against Ground
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 63-64
Abstract:Table 22.214.171.124.1 of ACI 318-141 requires that concrete cast against and permanently in contact with ground has 3 in. (76 mm) specified cover over reinforcement. Can this cover be reduced if the reinforcement is epoxy coated?
Table 126.96.36.199.1 of ACI 318-141 requires that concrete cast against and permanently in contact with ground has 3 in. (76 mm) specified cover over reinforcement. Can this cover be reduced if the reinforcement is epoxy coated?
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